Spring/Summer Wine 2017 – Part 3

Spring/Summer Wine 2017 – Part 3
King Valley in Australia was home to many of the Italian settlers, who found themselves here after world war two.  They planted their home grown Italian vines, including Sangiovese, Barbera and Nebbiolo, realising the potential these varieties had to thrive in the climate of the King Valley. Along with these varieties, came some of the [...]

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This entry was posted in Drinks, What's in season, Wine on 7th April 2017



Spring/Summer 2017 Wine – Part 2

Spring/Summer 2017 Wine – Part 2
In the second part of our Spring/Summer 2017 wine series, Head Sommelier Elly Owen introduces us to a Greek wine from the island of Santorini. "Greek wine!?" I hear you cry! But this wine is intoxicatingly beautiful and has such a breadth of flavour with its minerality and high, bright acidity. The grapes are grown [...]

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This entry was posted in What's in season, Wine on 17th March 2017



Spring/Summer 2017 Wine – Part 1

Spring/Summer 2017 Wine – Part 1
Elly Owen our Head Sommelier, has recently reviewed our wine list to complement the new seasonal flavours on our menu. We offer accompanying wine pairings on both our tasting and à la carte menus. This gives our customers the opportunity to try some fantastic wines to go with the dishes they choose, whilst providing them with a well [...]

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This entry was posted in Wine on 3rd March 2017



Christmas Wine Perfection

Christmas Wine Perfection
Head Sommelier Elly has been rather self-indulgent in putting together our Limited Edition Christmas wine hamper. With wines from around the globe, including two festive sparkling friends, Elly talks us through why she's chosen these particular bottles to create Christmas wine perfection. Chalmers Fiano 2012, Heathcote, Australia I blooming love this wine and was really [...]

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This entry was posted in Christmas, Shop, Wine on 29th November 2016



5 course tasting menu + wine tasting with Vinteloper wines

5 course tasting menu + wine tasting with Vinteloper wines
21 September 2016 Join us for an evening featuring a specially created five course tasting menu, matched to a "new wave" of wines from the Vinteloper vineyard based in the Adelaide Hills, Australia. Winery founder and producer David Bowley will introduce you to these unique "small batch" wines. He'll also talk about his passion for wine making and the [...]

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This entry was posted in What's on, Wine on 9th August 2016



XV Limited Edition Merlot 2015

XV Limited Edition Merlot 2015
When Elly (Head Sommelier at Fifteen Cornwall) and Mark Hellyar, Cornish Winemaker in Bordeaux, and owner of Chateau Civrac, sat down for coffee to discuss wine and life back in November 2015, they decided to make some wine together and a plan was hatched! 2015 was an excellent year for making wine in Bordeaux. Ripe [...]

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This entry was posted in Wine on 15th July 2016



June menu news

June menu news
The perfect time of year to try our signature 5 & 7 course taster menus For many, our 5 or 7 course Taster menu with wine pairing is the very essence of eating at Fifteen Cornwall. Taking Jamie's philosophy of simple Italian dishes and bold flavours, but adding our own Cornish twist - our talented [...]

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This entry was posted in Menu news, Wine on 25th May 2016



Cellar News – Spring

Cellar News – Spring
by Head Sommelier Elly Owen We are in the changing of seasons and although we are eager in our anticipation for spring on some days there is still a decidedly wintry feel.  The following wines represent this crossover of seasons; a red to handle some more wintery days and a couple of whites for the [...]

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This entry was posted in Wine on 6th April 2016



Christmas Wine Perfection

Christmas Wine Perfection
This is our new Head Sommelier Elly's idea of Christmas wine perfection. An evolution of wines to take you through the most wonderful of holidays with a journey through many places in the world of wine. Carefully selected for you to enjoy on the main event and introduce you to some of our bottled friends [...]

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This entry was posted in Drinks, Wine on 7th December 2015